Tag Archives: Futurist

Anders Sorman-Nilsson: The Future of Retail in Asia…

Anders Sorman-Nilsson, leading Futurist based in Australia, shared his insights on the future of retail in Asia… The digitization of retail has changed the retail game forever resulting in new approachs to technology, interaction, innovation and execution. Music and video rental stores have all but disappeared in our lifetime and many bookstores are following suit. Does this […]

Mike Walsh: The Future of Retail…

Asia’s leading Futurist, Mike Walsh, shares his insights on the future of retail – which is revolutionised by the internet, social networking sites, the mobile web and the change of consumer behavior… Mike quote examples from many different markets.  Do you know that now the teenage bloggers who shows what’s in the shopping bags on youtube has higher […]

Anders Sorman-Nilsson: The Digital Disruption

His unique global perspectives have been helping leaders, teams, and business owners in the USA, Europe, Asia and Australia make sense of and harness disruptive trends in innovations, generations and communications. His misfit insights have recently been manifested in his book Thinque Funky: Upgrade Your Thinking and amplified by endorsements via AFR Boss Magazine, Wired (UK), and Monocle.

Brett King: Bank 3.0 – The big Shift

Brett King , best-selling author of BANK 2.0, a renowned public speaker and advisor to some of the world’s biggest financial services organizations and leading brands, provides the keynote address for the ACI Community Financial Confernece 2012, addressing “The Big Shift.” … Here to challenge your thinking and prepare you to address the next chapter in banking for your financial institution, Brett’s session explains: · Why customer behavior is so rapidly changing, including the four phases of disruptive change; · How community financial institutions and their branches must evolve; · Why checks are rapidly disappearing and cash is next; · Why your mobile phone will replace your wallet in the next 2-3 years; and · How financial institutions must reinvent themselves or become irrelevant.

Ross Dawson on Crowd Sourcing…

Strong demand for Ross’s expertise has seen him deliver keynote speeches across six continents and consult to leading organizations worldwide such as Ernst & Young, Macquarie Bank, Microsoft, News Corporation, Procter & Gamble and many others. He is author of the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships, now out in its second edition, the acclaimed book Living Networks, which foresaw the social networking revolution, and the highly successful Implementing Enterprise 2.0.

Graeme Codrington: Big data, Design, and the Role of IT

Dr Graeme Codrington Dr Graeme Codrington is an expert on the new world of work and multi-generational workplaces.   Graeme is the co-founder and a senior partner of TomorrowToday, a global firm of futurists and business strategists. … He is a professional member of a number of associations, including the World Future Society, The Institute of Directors, the International Association for the Study of Youth Ministry, the SA Market Research Association, the Global Federation of Professional Speakers and MENSA.

Anders Sorman-Nilsson, Australia-based Futurist

He is the author of Thinque Funky and is an expert on brands, trends and cross-cultural / generational communications. Anders rocks on stage and he has recently spoken at client events including HP, Fuji Xerox, AXA and many more.

Mike Walsh: How to Innovate for the Future

3D Printing – we are on the bring of a new industrial re-revolution as 3D printing makes possible the creation of all kinds of things from airplane parts to human organs on demand. … For emerging markets, this will be particularly important – as it means you can put cheap mobile devices and tablets linked to powerful web servers and potentially transform industries from healthcare to education.

Mike Walsh: The Future of Travel

Leading Futurist from Asia, Mike Walsh , shared his insights at the Texas Travel Industry Summit, and here is a quick summary from one of the participants, who found Mike’s presentation ” a bolt of lightning, delivering nuggets about the future of travel too numerous to mention in one blog post.” … But in order to offer products and services for the next generation of decision makers, we need to start listening to their needs, habits and interests today.

Brett King's Bank 3.0 up on Amazon for Pre-order…

Why Banking is no longer a place you go, but something you do BANK 3.0 shows that the gap between customer and financial services players is rapidly growing, leaving massive opportunities for new, non-bank competitors to totally disrupt the industry. Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect.com or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Brett for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Mike Walsh Explaning the Future in 1 Min

Asia’s leading Futurist, Mike Walsh , explains the future in 1 min – here is what it will look like with kids growing up knowing nothing, except the internet…

…He ran the market leading consumer insights house Jupiter Research in the Asia Pacific, and held senior strategy roles at News Corporation in both the Australian and Asian markets.

Fredrik Haren Talking about The Future

Fredrik Haren, best speaker on innovation and creativity based in Asia, explains the exponential growth and improvement in science and technology in the coming decade… And it has everything to do with the emerging market. Fredrik Härén has written 7 books, including The Idea Book , an international best selling management book on business creativity that has been translated into 14 languages and which was recently included in “The 100 Best Business Books of All Time”.

Graeme Cordington: The TIDES of Change – The Five Disrupting Trends

But we especially need to take heed of four growing trends in communication technology: user generated content (the desire that people have to engage and contribute), social media (the desire to interact and connect), augmented reality (the desire to make sense of the world by tapping into the data and information available) and mobility in a cloud (the desire to do all of these things anywhere on any devices using any platform at any time). … This includes changes to the nature of relationships, the means of producing profit, how companies are structured internally, their risk profiles, where and how capital can be accessed, the basis for success – and failure, and the structure of the industry itself.

Mike Walsh: Marketers Need To Think Like Gamers

Constantly traveling the world for the best ideas, consumer innovations and disruptive technologies – Mike suggests that marketers need to think like gamers for the web is not going to exist and that’s how the new generation communicate and learn. … Constantly traveling the world for the best ideas, consumer innovations and disruptive technologies – Mike distills the most relevant insights into tailored keynotes that allow any audience (including technophobes) to not only understand, but also start to influence the future direction of their industry.

Mike Walsh: The Future of the City

Asia’s leading Futurist, Mike Walsh , shares his insights on the future of the city … How will the cities of the future work, and what will it take to manage them?

…He ran the market leading consumer insights house Jupiter Research in the Asia Pacific, and held senior strategy roles at News Corporation in both the Australian and Asian markets.

3 Ways toFuture Proof Your Business

Here comes insight from our business strategy speakers: The one technology that is changing everything – is how we process information…

… Want to learn first hand from Graeme, Vijay and Fredrik on their insights on future-proofing your business?